1. Eversource Battery Projects Advancing On Outer Cape, Vineyard

    Eversource Battery Projects Advancing On Outer Cape, Vineyard

    The promise of energy storage in Massachusetts is beginning to materialize on the tip of Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard. Eversource expects to start construction by year's end on two of the largest utility battery storage projects in the country and hopes to have both projects up and running by the end of 2020. A 25 megawatt, lithium-ion battery system, to be located in a Cape-style building in Provincetown, is being designed to provide backup power for customers.

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    1. This project will be a great benefit to rural communities like ours. Eversource estimates this project will eliminate roughly half of our power outages entirely, and when it can't it will provide precious hours to prepare for an extended interruption.
    2. Batteries are key to extending the life of clean energy and we want to see that battery sector really grow.
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